Lot 227
LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, AMARANTH AND TULIPWOOD REGULATEUR DE PARQUET, AFTER THE MODEL BY JEAN-HENRI RIESENER, CIRCA 1890

the cloud-form hood with three putti suspending floral garlands around dial signed 'LA CASA BARBOLLA, HABANA, supported on a spreading socle applied with ribbon-hung garlands, above a rectangular tapering panelled pedestal surmounted by an Apollo mask above a hinged trunk door centred by a floral urn, with lozenge parquetry sides, on lion-paw feet, on a shaped plinth centred by a wreath and raised on toupie feet, movement signed 'SAMUEL MARTI', PARIS'., height 88.6" — 225.0cm


Est. $8000/12000
Realised: $9600
Auction Date: 12/05/2016



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